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Houston - City Streets Homeless Kids
Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir about homeless kids and growing up and trying to survive this world when almost every card in the deck is stacked against you.
My First Breakup
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 49,440. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Wordit CDE. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
“Oh God, why me?” This is perhaps what we think of when we go through a ""breakup"". This story is about Anirudh and Anvi. Both of them have their own way of thinking which are not alike. The story begins with Anirudh meeting with an accident. As he slowly succumbs to the pain, he starts reflecting about his bygone college days where he found his love for music.
RT! - Reflections on a Career in Respiratory Therapy
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a Respiratory Therapist, I had over thirty years of fascinating Health Care experience ranging from resuscitation of extremely premature babies to rehabilitation of older folks with chronic lung disease. The tales I tell may seem tall, but they are all true. Here you will find life, death, altruism, tragedy, and miracles. At times, I criticize perceived wrongs, but also embrace forgiveness.
Game of Choices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Two pairs of lovers find a second chance to love and happiness in different ways. A bittersweet romantic tale of true love.
Brie's Story
Price: Free! Words: 58,690. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Brie vacations over in the Loire Valley meeting Daniela on the plane. The two of them meet the pilot from the vineyard and the triangle begins. Both are on journeys, one to forget, and the other to find a life away from small town USA. Follow this high concept tale appropriate for all ages, including teens, YA, adults, and middle grade as a coming of age novel.
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 138,350. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It goes without saying that "Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by 'thugs' wielding AK47s... as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise Phillip Rankin and his family have farmed in Zimbabwe for decades"
An English Heaven
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A muddy trench in France during the Great War wasn't the most auspicious place for Tom and Michael to reach an understanding of their own natures. A small, individual tragedy unfolds ... But then Tom discovers a place beyond, where he and other men like him are blessed with all that life denied them.
Confessions of a Middle-aged White Man - Chapter 6
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
I’ve never really seen eye to eye with my ultra-liberally minded son. He was admittedly much smarter than me in many ways. He just lacked a realistic view point. His ideas (which resembled my own when I was his age, as much as I hate to confess), were not based in reality. They were based in a fantasy world were humans acted out of compassion rather than greed.
Bursting at the Seams – a Collection of Short Stories by Lucy Barge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
10 great stories by the budding young author, Lucy Barge. What happens when a foolish teen digs herself back into the hole she’d just dug herself out of? A Jewish boy is led to his doom? Two star-crossed lovers strive to cross the dividing barrier? And a young lost girl finds herself in the custody of her evil aunt?
Ageless Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ageless Shadows explores the darker side life in a small collection of short stories. In this world around us, people change and people die. We take life in strides as we slowly age. Many people are surprised when death comes and some perhaps welcome it. But there is a few who follow death and watch with longing as it walks past them, over and over. They could even be called…Ageless Shadows.